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    Okay all you high tech guru's who have joined the new age technology. We have looked at a couple of GPS Navigators and are totally confused as to the differences and costs. Right now I simply use my cell phone VZ Navigator. Hard to read while driving but has always put within 50 ft of destination and it tells me when and where to turn, etc, etc.

    Looking for any/all input as to the plus and minus of navigators.

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    Buy a Magellan Maestro Dave. They are inexpensive, easy to use and have the right amount of features for us old farts...not TOO many bells and whistles. After all...if an old jarhead can use it, you should be able to as well!
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    ...besides we can get Patty to read the instructions to you!
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    Quote Originally Posted by USMCHarleyJeepGuy View Post
    ...besides we can get Patty to read the instructions to you!
    Quote Originally Posted by USMCHarleyJeepGuy View Post
    Buy a Magellan Maestro Dave. They are inexpensive, easy to use and have the right amount of features for us old farts...not TOO many bells and whistles. After all...if an old jarhead can use it, you should be able to as well!
    Not too many bells and whistles is a good thing I already hear bells and whistles for no apparent reason. Tango Yankee Jeff.

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    Garman Has a great system for the JK Garman Trail Guide GPS with Topo software! It is easy to use and can be removed for up to 10 hour out of the Jeep!


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    That thing above is cool.

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    They have it for a TJ too, but they are a bit pricey. I am all about only spending 200 and still getting where I need to go.
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    Quote Originally Posted by USMCHarleyJeepGuy View Post
    They have it for a TJ too, but they are a bit pricey. I am all about only spending 200 and still getting where I need to go.
    Concur on the cost. Looks pretty but Rand McNally will get me there for $39.95...LOL

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    Dave,
    Here is a link to the Magellan I have, which I am confident would serve you well. It is pretty reasonably priced and this was the best price I could find on it for you.

    http://http://www.tigerdirect.com/ap...gtCjCVRqCjCVRq

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    If the link doesn't work...try this one:

    http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...gtCjCVRqCjCVRq
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